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    GreaterSport’s work with The Proud Trust shortlisted for national award

    We’re delighted that our work with The Proud Trust to get young LGBT people in Greater Manchester more physically active has been shortlisted for The Creative Partnership Award at the Community Sport and Recreation Awards.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • The Daily Mile in action

    Sport England commit funding to support The Daily Mile

    ​Sport England has today committed £1.5 million of National Lottery funding to support The Daily Mile, the ground-breaking fitness initiative that aims to get children fit for life.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Right to be Active

    With 80% of girls and 77% of boys not meeting the activity recommendations set out by the Chief Medical Officer the Sport and Recreation Alliance has been prompted to announce the “Right to be Active” campaign, calling for all sectors to align their visions.

    By Francesca Speakman,
  • Physical activity "key to student mental health" – study

    Getting university students physically active can have a dramatic effect on improving their mental wellbeing, social inclusion, and perceived academic attainment and employability.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Talent Match Evaluation - Investing in Youth Unemployment

    Discover the benefits of investing in youth unemployment - not just to the young people themselves, but also to the wider economy, as we review the Greater Manchester Talent Match programme.

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  • Daily Mile at St Teresa's School, Salford

    ​Over 42,000 young people took part in GM Daily Mile Celebration

    With 68%of 5 – 15 year olds in the North West not achieving the Chief Medical Officer ACTIVE Guidelines, GreaterSport urged all Greater Manchester schools to join in with the Greater Manchester Daily Mile celebration event.

    By GreaterSport ,